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Radar image forFinnvågøya, Øksnes (Nordland)

  1. Applies to Lofoten og Vesterålen

    On Monday we expect considerable avalanche danger for region Lofoten og Vesterålen. Avalanche problem is wind drifted snow (slab avalanches).
    Read more at NVE

    Severity
    Yellow severity - moderate danger
    Orange severity - considerable danger
    Red severity - extreme danger
    The colour tells you how severe the situation can become (hjelp.yr.no)

    InstructionsTravelling in avalanche terrain requires advanced knowledge, experience in route finding and ability to identify the avalanche problem. Generally, it is recommended to avoid avalanche terrain. Avalanches may hit some avalanche-exposed roads and occasionally settlements.

  2. Applies to Lofoten og Vesterålen

    On Tuesday we expect high avalanche danger for region Lofoten og Vesterålen. Avalanche problem is wet snow (slab avalanches) and wind drifted snow (slab avalanches).
    Read more at NVE

    Severity
    Yellow severity - moderate danger
    Orange severity - considerable danger
    Red severity - extreme danger
    The colour tells you how severe the situation can become (hjelp.yr.no)

    InstructionsTravelling in avalanche terrain is not recommended. Avalanches may hit avalanche-exposed roads and settlements.

  3. Applies to Melbu - Torsvaag

    From Sunday evening north near gale force 7, early Monday morning veering northwest. Monday afternoon decreasing.

    Severity
    Yellow severity - moderate danger
    Orange severity - considerable danger
    Red severity - extreme danger
    The colour tells you how severe the situation can become (hjelp.yr.no)

    InstructionsIt is not recommended to be at sea in a small boat.

    ConsequencesLarge waves. High risk of dangerous situations when in a small boat at sea.

    Tidslinje

    1. Sunday January 16, 2022 21:00 - Increasing danger
    2. Monday January 17, 2022 18:00 - Danger is over

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